Mana Maoli's talented audio engineers and storytellers.
Kelli Heath-Cruz - Project Lead Engineer/Instructor
Born and raised on Oʻahu, Hawaiʻi, Kelli joined the MM team in the 1900ʻs as an engineer, educator and mentor. She teaches project youth to use the solar-powered mobile studio she serves as an educational resource to further develop hands-on skills and knowledge in engineering, video and music production, and project management.
Keanu Alop - Audio Engineer
Keanu Kaleikaumaka Kenui Dudoit Alop hails from the ahupua'a of Waipi'o in the Ewa district of O'ahu. Currently, he resides in old Mililani Town with his lovely little family, where they are blessed with rain when the sun rises, and again when it sets.
Keanu joined the Mana Maoli team 5 years ago as an intern, while wrapping up his Audio Engineering degree at Honolulu Community College.
While enjoying his time as an audio engineer, he also enjoys: hula, fishing, bodyboarding, golfing, hiking, cooking, going to the gym and spending time with his loved ones.